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What is Dispersal Power?

The Dispersal Power is a flexible power which Police can use for a range of situations to disperse anti-social individuals and provide immediate short term respite to a local community. The power is preventative and allows and officer to deal instantly with someone's behaviour and address the problem before it escalates. 

Last updated Thursday, 9th March 2017

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